Alexander had his first television role in the British series Summerhill in 2008. In 2009 he starred in Jane Campions Bright Star . In 2010 he starred in Gulliver's Travels alongside Jack Black . In 2012 he got a role in Mike Newell's Dickens adaptation Great Expectations . In 2014 he appeared in Lone Scherfig's The Riot Club .
Alexander's band Years & Years was founded in 2010. The band's debut single is called I Wish I Knew . On July 10, 2015, the band's debut album "Communion" was released, which made it to number 1 in the UK charts.
- 2008: Summerhill
- 2009: Bright Star
- 2009: Tormented
- 2009: Enter the Void
- 2009: Lewis - The Oxford Crime : Allegory of Love
- 2010: Gulliver's Travels - Something big is coming up (Gulliver's Travels)
- 2011: The Dish and the Spoon
- 2012: Great Expectations (Great Expectations)
- 2013: Skins - Close Up ( Skins , TV series, 2 episodes)
- 2013: Le Week – End
- 2014: God Help the Girl
- 2014: The Riot Club
- 2014: Penny Dreadful (TV series, 3 episodes)
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|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Thornton, Oliver Alexander (real name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||British film and stage actor and singer|
|DATE OF BIRTH||July 15, 1990|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Yorkshire , England|